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Practical informations

Opening hours

From Wednesday to Saturday : 2 - 6 pm. Sunday : 11 am - 6 pm. Free. 

Guided tour every Sunday at 4 pm. Free, reservation not required. 

Visits by appointments for groups and professionals


The art center is opened to the public all year long except between Christmas and New Year and 1st May
The art center is closed during the exhibition's set up




Centre d'art contemporain - la synagogue de Delme
33 rue Poincaré F-57590 Delme
Phone: + 33 (0) 3 87 01 43 42
From Monday to Friday: 9 am - 5 pm

Exhibition space: 
Phone: + 33 (0) 3 87 01 35 61
From Wednesday to Saturday: 2 - 6 pm
Sunday: 2 - 6 pm 


Delme is a 30 min drive from Nancy or Metz
a 45 min drive from Luxembourg and Sarrebrücken
a 90 min drive from Strasbourg
a 3.30 hrs drive from Paris, Brussels and Basel

From Metz (by car, 30 min): D955, formerly route de Strasbourg
From Nancy (by car, 30 min): N74 towards Château-Salins, then D955 towards Metz



President of the board: Romain Leclère

Director: Benoît Lamy de La Chapelle

Administration and communication: Fanny Larcher-Collin

Head of public and educational program, residency program coordinator: Camille Grasser 

Production manager and head technician: Alain Colardelle

Art mediation and reception: Sarah Viollon


Former directors:

Marie Cozette (2007-2018)

Marie Bechetoille (interim director 2016-2017)

Corinne Charpentier (2002 - 2007)

Olivier Kamoun (1993 - 2001)



Former presidents : 


Jean-Jacques Dumont (interim president 2021-2022)

Catherine Jacquat (2012-2021)

Jacques Wermuth (1998-2012)

Solange Lambert (1995-1998)

Maurice Grélot ( 1993-1995)


The CAC - la synagogue de Delme receives the support from the Ministry of Culture  - DRAC Grand Est, the Moselle Department Council, the Grand Est Regional Council, the Communauté de Communes of Saulnois and the Commune of Delme.




The artist residency programme is organised by the contemporary art centre - la synagogue de Delme in collaboration with the Lorraine Regional Natural Park and the Commune of Lindre-Basse.




The art center is a member of DCA / association française de développement des centres d’art, Arts en résidence - French national network, of BLA! – national association of mediation professionals in contemporary art and Plan d’Est - visual arts pole Grand Est.




The CAC - la synagogue de Delme participates in the PAUSE programme, a device, piloted by the Collège de France. 


Where in the area sleep and eat?


To help you prepare your visit, we’ve selected a few addresses. For your stay in Delme or in the Saulnois area, you can either sleep in a hotel or see if a bed and breakfast can tempt you. As for restaurants, you’ll have a choice between traditional or creative cuisine.

Hôtel - Restaurant À la 12 - Fine traditional cuisine or quick meal (
Auberge de Delme – Creative regional cuisine (


In Saulnois

L’Event - Seasonal cuisine made with fresh, local produce (

Hôtel Restaurant Le Floride – traditional French cuisine
Le Chalet  – regional cuisine, fresh produce (

La Toque Blanche (Benestroff) – inventive fine cuisine made with local produce (

Auberge de Mulcey (Mulcey) - Creative seasonal cuisine (

La Table du Saulnois (Maizières-lès-Vic) – French cuisine (

L’auberge du Saulnois (Marsal) – traditional cuisine

PK 209 (Lagarde) – traditional cuisine, waterside restaurant

Rural accommodation

Le gîte de la côte de Delme (Delme) - vacation rental
Le Manoir (Alaincourt-la-Côte) – bed and breakfast
Château d’Ateville (Tarquimpol) – bed and breakfast
Pavillon du gouverneur - Gite 117 (Marsal) – vacation rental  
Gite 32 (Vic-sur-Seille) – vacation rental 

More accomodations on the Tourist Office of Saulnois site.

Also to see in the surrounding area


In Saulnois

George de la Tour Museum
This museum, located in George de La Tour’s birthplace of Vic-sur-Seille, presents a collection of paintings dating from the 17th century to the 20th century.

Musée du Sel
In Marsal, discover the history and archaeology of Saulnois, the archaeology of salt as well as industrial extraction and exploitation techniques.

The Bataville site
A garden city built in the 1930s in the Bauhaus architectural style by Tomas Bata, the famous founder of the architectural firm Bata. The “La Chaussure Bataville” association (“The Bataville Shoe”) offers visits to explore the site’s history and architecture.

In Lorraine

LoRA - Lorraine Réseau Art Contemporain
Set off to discover contemporary art thanks to the LoRA network, grouping together over forty partners in Lorraine.

Centre Pompidou - Metz
This sister institution of Paris’s Centre-Pompidou offers a multidisciplinary programme through innovative, world-class exhibitions.

FRAC Lorraine - Metz
The Fond Régional d’Art Contemporain de Lorraine (the Lorraine Regional Contemporary Archive), through its world-class collection, offers themed exhibitions to introduce visitors to experimental art.

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nancy - Nancy
The fine arts museum in Nancy presents an overview of European artistic creations from the late 14th century to today.

Musée Lorrain - Nancy
This museum houses a collection of objects that testifies to the artistic and cultural life of the region.

Musée de lEcole de Nancy - Nancy
One of the few French museums entirely devoted to this art movement, which spearheaded Art Nouveau in France. 

La Galerie Blanche - Le Corbusiers Cité Radieuse - Briey
The Première Rue association presents temporary exhibitions in a unit in a housing estate built by the famous architect in 1960.

Le Vent des forêts - Fresnes-au-Mont
In Meuse, this open-air contemporary art space on 5,000 hectares of forest and 45 km of marked trails offers a chance to set off and discover works of art specially designed for the natural sites they are part of.